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Environmental & Societal Impacts Group (ESIG)



  • Existence: 1970-2004

The Environmental and Societal Impacts Group was formed in 1970 and conducted integrated research on the societal implications of atmospheric and related environmental processes and the interactions among society, the atmosphere and natural systems, focusing on climate and severe weather impacts on industry and natural resources. Additional studies centered on the use of climate and weather information by policy and decision-makers. ESIG provided extensive outreach and interaction with social and physical scientists. ESIG became the Institute for the Study of Society and Environment (ISSE) in 2004.

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Environmental and Societal Impacts Group (ESIG)

Identifier:  - ESIG
Scope and Contents This collection contains the records from the Environmental and Societal Impacts Group (ESIG). The collection is organized into 4 distinct series, with 2 containing the most material. The Denver Regional Air Quality Management Study (DRAQMS) includes work done by Robin Dennis, Paulette Middleton, Tom Stewart, Jeryl Mumpower, Mary Downton and Coleen Keeling. Worked in cooperation with the Clean Air Task Force of the Denver Regional Council of Governments and the Air Pollution Control Division of...